25 Unfriendliest Cities In The World

Posted by , Updated on August 23, 2017


Would you like to know which are the unfriendliest cities in the world? These cities are notorious for their rude treatment of travelers and their inhospitable atmosphere. Why would anyone visit these cities? Maybe these travelers didn’t realize how unfriendly these cities were? Before you book your next trip, make sure your destination is not one of these cities. That is, if you’re looking for a friendly, welcoming, experience. These are the 25 unfriendliest cities in the world.


Boston, Massachusetts, US

Boston, Massachusetts, US Source: http://www.travelandleisure.com

One of the oldest cities in the U.S., Boston boasts of many tourist attractions. Unfortunately, the general atmosphere in the city and the stand-offish behavior from locals are often disappointing for visitors.


Frankfurt, Germany

GermanySource: http://www.travelandleisure.com

Frankfurt has one of the largest and busiest airports in the world but surprisingly, the airport is also one of the reasons why some travelers consider the whole city of Frankfurt unfriendly. They say the airport is very complicated and the staff is unfriendly.


Washington D.C., US

Washington D.C., USSource: http://www.travelandleisure.com

There is no shortage of great tourist attractions in the U.S. capital. Many of which are free. However, travelers sometimes argue the streets of Washington are a bit unfriendly.


Miami, Florida, US

Miami FloridaSource: http://www.travelandleisure.com

Bikini-clad girls and sunny weather were not enough to keep this city from slipping to the bottom of the list this year. “It’s as if someone took the worst part of Los Angeles and slathered coconut oil all over it,” wrote one voter.


Beijing, China

Beijing, ChinaSource: http://www.travelandleisure.com

Home to almost 22 million people, Beijing is often perceived as a super crowded and crazy place to be around, which – combined with the notorious pollution – made Travel + Leisure readers rank it as the 11th unfriendliest city in the world.

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